Susan M Blake

Summary

Affiliation: George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy intentions and happiness among pregnant black women at high risk for adverse infant health outcomes
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 39:194-205. 2007
  2. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke avoidance among pregnant African-American nonsmokers
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:225-34. 2009
  3. pmc Reducing psychosocial and behavioral pregnancy risk factors: results of a randomized clinical trial among high-risk pregnant african american women
    Jill G Joseph
    Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1053-61. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Relationships between self-reported smoking, household environmental tobacco smoke exposure and depressive symptoms in a pregnant minority population
    Sylvia Tan
    Statistics and Epidemiology Unit, Research Triangle Institute, RTI International, 701 13th Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:S65-74. 2011
  5. pmc An intervention to improve postpartum outcomes in African-American mothers: a randomized controlled trial
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:611-20. 2008
  6. pmc Prediction of birth weight by cotinine levels during pregnancy in a population of black smokers
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University Medical Center, 2175 K St NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e671-80. 2009
  7. pmc The design, implementation and acceptability of an integrated intervention to address multiple behavioral and psychosocial risk factors among pregnant African American women
    Kathy S Katz
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2201 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 220, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:22. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a randomized cell phone-based counseling intervention in postponing subsequent pregnancy among teen mothers
    Kathy S Katz
    Department of Pediatrics Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2115 Wisconsin Ave NW Suite 200, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:S42-53. 2011
  9. pmc Condom availability programs in Massachusetts high schools: relationships with condom use and sexual behavior
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:955-62. 2003

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy intentions and happiness among pregnant black women at high risk for adverse infant health outcomes
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 39:194-205. 2007
    ..Unintended pregnancy is associated with risk behaviors and increased morbidity or mortality for mothers and infants, but a woman's feelings about pregnancy may be more predictive of risk and health outcomes than her intentions...
  2. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke avoidance among pregnant African-American nonsmokers
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:225-34. 2009
    ..Limited previous research has focused on identifying correlates of ETS avoidance. This study sought to identify proximal and more distal correlates of ETS avoidance early in pregnancy among African-American women...
  3. pmc Reducing psychosocial and behavioral pregnancy risk factors: results of a randomized clinical trial among high-risk pregnant african american women
    Jill G Joseph
    Children s Research Institute, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1053-61. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Relationships between self-reported smoking, household environmental tobacco smoke exposure and depressive symptoms in a pregnant minority population
    Sylvia Tan
    Statistics and Epidemiology Unit, Research Triangle Institute, RTI International, 701 13th Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:S65-74. 2011
    ..Interventions designed to encourage behavior change should include screening for depression, and build skills so that women are better able to address the social environment...
  5. pmc An intervention to improve postpartum outcomes in African-American mothers: a randomized controlled trial
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:611-20. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of an integrated multiple risk intervention, delivered mainly during pregnancy, in reducing such risks (cigarette smoking, environmental tobacco smoke exposure, depression, and intimate partner violence) postpartum...
  6. pmc Prediction of birth weight by cotinine levels during pregnancy in a population of black smokers
    Ayman A E El-Mohandes
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University Medical Center, 2175 K St NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e671-80. 2009
    ..The goal was to investigate the association between maternal salivary cotinine levels (SCLs) and pregnancy outcomes among black smokers...
  7. pmc The design, implementation and acceptability of an integrated intervention to address multiple behavioral and psychosocial risk factors among pregnant African American women
    Kathy S Katz
    Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2201 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 220, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 8:22. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a randomized cell phone-based counseling intervention in postponing subsequent pregnancy among teen mothers
    Kathy S Katz
    Department of Pediatrics Psychiatry, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2115 Wisconsin Ave NW Suite 200, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:S42-53. 2011
    ..A lack of resources within the community for older teens may interfere with program success...
  9. pmc Condom availability programs in Massachusetts high schools: relationships with condom use and sexual behavior
    Susan M Blake
    Department of Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:955-62. 2003
    ..This study assessed relationships between condom availability programs accompanied by community discussion and involvement and adolescent sexual practices...